Flip the axis: Primary care rotations

KevinMD

Primary care is foundational to the U.S. Whether students are interested in medicine, nursing, social work or pharmacy — it is critical that we share the exciting aspects of primary care and then adequately prepare them to work in the field. Physician Primary Care

What’s Causing Fewer Primary Care Visits in the US?

Health Populi

Americans who have commercial health insurance (say, through an employer or union) are rarely thought to face barriers to receiving health care — in particular, primary care, that front line provider and on-ramp to the health care system.

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Momentum Growing for Direct Primary Care

Healthcare IT Today

It is clear from attendees and speakers at the 2022 HINT Summit (#HINTSummit) that there is growing enthusiasm and momentum for Direct Primary Care in the US. Direct Primary Care The American Academy of Family Physicians defines Direct Primary […].

Primary care's digital metamorphosis

Mobi Health News

Today at Accelerate Health at HIMSS22, executives discuss how digital modalities can move the dial on patient care.

Big Idea: Primary Care Automation

Healthcare automation that gives primary care providers more time with their patients—and less on screens—can improve care for patients, increase satisfaction for providers, and deliver positive bottom-line results for system leaders. Download this guide to learn how to optimize automation and keep the patient-provider relationship at the heart of the healthcare experience.

Must-have medical apps for primary care

KevinMD

Earlier this year, we put together a list of what we thought were the best medical apps for health care providers. Now at the end of 2018, we’re augmenting that list to give you a full picture of what we think are must-haves medical apps for those in primary care. Tech Mobile health Primary CareSafe Motherhood Initiative: ACOG DII SMI […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.

Technology and Advanced, Team-based Primary Care – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

This week’s chat will be hosted by Christopher Crow, MD ( @catalysthg ) on the topic “Technology and Advanced, Team-based Primary Care. ”. Primary care providers face a unique dichotomy: Never have they been more valuable… and never has their future been more uncertain.

Direct Primary Care Engages Physicians as Much as Patients

Healthcare IT Today

Yet, that is exactly what happens when you sit down for a discussion about Direct Primary Care (DPC). This new model of care is engaging physicians as much as the patients they serve. Why Direct Primary Care?

Accolade acquires virtual primary care platform PlushCare

Mobi Health News

The move is expected to help Accolade further its foothold in primary care.

A Lesson Learned From COVID-19: The Significance of The Primary Care Physician Shortage

Electronic Health Reporter

The article A Lesson Learned From COVID-19: The Significance of The Primary Care Physician Shortage appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial healthcare lessons from COVID Ken Perez Omnicell Primary Care Physician Shortage

Primary Care Is Dead. Long Live Primary Care!

The primary care system is failing patients and providers. Capacity shortages have led to long wait times and physician burnout. To fix the system, we must find innovative ways to boost capacity and meet patient-consumers’ shifting expectations.

Primary Care in the U.S. – Still a Weak Backbone for the Health of Health Citizens

Health Populi

are still among the least likely to have a regular doctor or place to go for care. Thus, millions of Americans continue to lack access to primary care compared with peers in other nations, according to a report from The Commonwealth Fund. and care for society.”

The Future of Primary Care – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 95

Healthcare IT Today

For the 95th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast , we’re talking about the future of primary care. We discuss the different challenges primary care is currently facing. Then we take a look at retail care and tech players to see how they can impact primary care.

Redefining PPE As Primary Care, Public Health, and Health Equity – The Community PPE Index

Health Populi

” Perhaps Definition 3 in the OED could be updated by a blog published online in the September 25, 2020, issue of Health Affairs, A New “PPE” For A Thriving Community: Public Health, Primary Care, Health Equity. Primary care in the U.S.

3 Ways Tech Can Drive Adoption of Direct Primary Care

Electronic Health Reporter

The article 3 Ways Tech Can Drive Adoption of Direct Primary Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Hint Health primary care Zak HoldsworthThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Zak Holdsworth, co-founder and CEO, Hint Health.

How CrossFit and 23andMe Are Moving from Health to Primary Care

Health Populi

As we see the medical and acute care sector moving toward health and wellness, there’s a sort of equal and opposite reaction moving from the other end of the continuum of health/care: that is, wellness and fitness companies blurring into health care.

Pristyn Care forays into primary care with Lybrate acquisition

Mobi Health News

The secondary care platform will soon offer online doctor consultations as part of its expansion into primary care

Amazon to acquire primary care company One Medical for $3.9B

Mobi Health News

"We think healthcare is high on the list of experiences that need reinvention," Neil Lindsay, SVP of Amazon Health Services, said in a statement

Precision Medicine Finds A Home In Primary Care

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Precision Medicine Finds A Home In Primary Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Joel Diamond MD precision medicine primary careThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Is the Primary Care Relationship Dead? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 75

Healthcare IT Today

For the 75th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re asking the question Is the Primary Care Relationship Dead? There are a couple of major trends that are happening in primary care right now. Is primary care just a gateway to other parts of healthcare? *

How telemedicine will revolutionize primary care

KevinMD

It has become more and more evident with time that the health care delivery system here in the United States is riddled with issues. In many ways, the system seems to step on its own feet — as the health care professionals working within it fight to make it work. Tech Mobile health Primary CareOne with many disagreements arising from the fact that there is no clear and universally acceptable solution to our problems.

Teladoc's latest primary care offering, Primary360, available to payers

Mobi Health News

Teladoc is pitching the expanded service as a way to improve primary care access

Primary Care 2.0 – How Crossover Health is “Re-Bundling” Health Care

Health Populi

bn , much of which went into niche applications like lab testing, medication adherence, and on-demand triage for urgent care. These companies targeting primary care components represent the “unbundling of the family doctor,” as CB Insights recently coined the market trend.

Provider startups go virtual to tackle chronic conditions, primary care in 2021

Mobi Health News

After another rough year for the healthcare system, startups are using the growth of virtual care to manage chronic conditions and expand primary care

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to launch virtual primary care with Carbon Health, Firefly Health

Mobi Health News

The insurer said the new offering will be included in the majority of its commercial health plans

Primary Cares Initiative: How eConsults Provide Support

Electronic Health Reporter

In April 2019, CMS announced the Primary Cares Initiative which is expected to reduce administrative burdens and increase patient care while decreasing healthcare costs. Learn more about the payment models of the Primary Cares Initiatives, and how eConsults directly support this new initiative. The article Primary Cares Initiative: How eConsults Provide Support appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Pharmacies Grow for Primary Care On-Ramps – And J.D. Power Says Consumers Like That

Health Populi

More use of primary care services also drove greater satisfaction and spending per consumer at a rate of $11 more spending per person. But Walmart has been expanding its primary care services — so we’ll watch to see in 2021’s J.D.

Reducing ED Visits with Remote Patient Monitoring in Primary Care

Healthcare IT Today

The combination of simple technology and good service is helping to make remote patient monitoring (RPM) a key part of keeping patients healthy for primary care physicians.

Primary care reimagined: A virtual front door to healthcare

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Many healthcare consumers today are disconnecting from traditional primary care, since the current experience is not meeting consumers' expectations, some industry observers say. When consumers disengage, the promise of traditional primary care cannot be realized.

CVS Health unveils new virtual primary care platform

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

CVS on Thursday announced the launch of its new CVS Health Virtual Primary Care service. The platform will also use an interoperable electronic health record – sharing clinical data with other providers to help patients transition between virtual and in-person care.

Direct primary care provider Everside Health scores $164M

Mobi Health News

Everside recently scrapped plans for an IPO due to market conditions

CVS Health rolls out virtual primary care service

Fierce Healthcare

CVS Health rolls out virtual primary care service. hlandi. Mon, 05/30/2022 - 11:52

Study: Computer-assisted cognitive behavioral therapy improved depression for primary care patients

Mobi Health News

A study published in JAMA Network Open found CCBT led to improved depressive symptoms in primary care patients compared with treatment as usual alone

HHS Aims To Deliver Value-Based Transformation In Primary Care

Electronic Health Reporter

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma announce the CMS Primary Cares Initiative, a new set of payment models that will transform primary care to deliver better value for patients throughout the healthcare system. The CMS Primary Cares Initiative will […]. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

Aetna launching nationwide virtual primary care solution

FierceHealthIT

Aetna launching nationwide virtual primary care solution. pminemyer. Tue, 08/10/2021 - 12:39